A very good climb, avoiding the unattractive crack at the initial overhang. the upper black groove is exhilarating.

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UserDateStyleNotes & Partners
el diablo 28 May 2nd
with Bruce Kerr
with Bruce Kerr
puzzledmonkey 4 Nov, 2018 2nd high tide so started from the platform
with Stewart Anderson
high tide so started from the platform
with Stewart Anderson
Busby 21 Jul, 2018 Lead O/S Nice route, can't believe I haven't done it sooner.
with Climbing Cat
Nice route, can't believe I haven't done it sooner.
with Climbing Cat
Katherine Ross 10 Jul, 2018 Lead rpt
with mot1
with mot1
mot1 10 Jul, 2018 2nd
davidsouthgate 19 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
with Tatiana Alvarez
with Tatiana Alvarez
RocKalina 1 May, 2018 2nd
MikwWebster 1 May, 2018 Lead
with Ian, RocKalina
with Ian, RocKalina
Hidden 18 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
Katherine Ross 20 Jun, 2017 2nd O/S Pretty strenuous.
with Thomas Proctor
Pretty strenuous.
with Thomas Proctor
dougp87 28 May, 2017 Lead O/S
tomaspkr 22 Apr, 2017 2nd
with msnape
with msnape
Hidden 22 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
herman0055 1 Jan, 2017 Lead
with Gareth
with Gareth
harrig-01 ??, 2017 Lead
Mark Bull 17 Aug, 2016 Lead rpt
Fiona Reid 17 Aug, 2016 2nd
jonnie3430 6 Aug, 2016 2nd To terrace ledge as it started raining.
with Pam, Carol Goodall
To terrace ledge as it started raining.
with Pam, Carol Goodall
Carol Goodall 6 Aug, 2016 Lead
el diablo 29 Sep, 2015 2nd
IanMcC 29 Sep, 2015 Lead Top half- high tide.
with Dave Monteith, JimSh
Top half- high tide.
with Dave Monteith, JimSh
Hidden 29 Sep, 2015 2nd
mike_tamanawis 3 Jun, 2015 2nd dog
with Alasdair Burns, Andreas B
with Alasdair Burns, Andreas B
IanMcC 26 May, 2015 Lead Jim had walkie-talkies. Seemed appropriate.
with JimSh
Jim had walkie-talkies. Seemed appropriate.
with JimSh
Hidden 26 May, 2015 2nd
CurlyStevo 9 May, 2015 Lead Pretty nice climb, good gear, not unreasonably fiddly, steep often with jugs for hands but many interesting holds and pull directions and feet often a bit smeared, typical hawkcraig goodness!
Pretty nice climb, good gear, not unreasonably fiddly, steep often with jugs for hands but many interesting holds and pull directions and feet often a bit smeared, typical hawkcraig goodness!
crustypunkuk 23 Apr, 2015 -
fuzzysheep01 24 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S Only top half - after Conq. Crack
with Simon
Only top half - after Conq. Crack
with Simon
el diablo 15 Aug, 2014 Lead
with John Sanders, Al Sanders
with John Sanders, Al Sanders
Andy Hewison 23 Jul, 2014 2nd
Hidden 23 Jul, 2014 Lead rpt
Fiona Reid 22 Jul, 2014 2nd
Mark Bull 22 Jul, 2014 Lead rpt
with MikeW, Fiona
with MikeW, Fiona
Hidden 22 Jul, 2014 2nd
Hidden 31 May, 2014 -
Hidden 31 May, 2014 -
Sebcosta 16 Apr, 2014 2nd
sandynorval 16 Apr, 2014 Lead
Hidden 4 Nov, 2013 AltLd rpt
oliverk 3 Nov, 2013 2nd High tide start
with Zoe
High tide start
with Zoe
darunniff ?Sep, 2013 Lead
with Lia, Mark attenburrow, james frood
with Lia, Mark attenburrow, james frood
Iain2754 16 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
with ali_g
with ali_g
Fiona Reid 6 Aug, 2013 Lead rpt
Hidden 6 Aug, 2013 2nd
Hidden 1 Aug, 2013 Lead dog
M Mathieson 3 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
with Tash
with Tash
Hidden 17 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
el diablo 4 Jun, 2013 Lead
with IanMcC
with IanMcC
IanMcC 4 Jun, 2013 2nd
Calum Hoad 26 May, 2013 Lead O/S Sketchy as hell getting out of chimney, somehow jumped onto sloper with right foot just as left foot finally lost grip. A lot harder thank it should have been, may have gone direct but unsure.
with Cameron
Sketchy as hell getting out of chimney, somehow jumped onto sloper with right foot just as left foot finally lost grip. A lot harder thank it should have been, may have gone direct but unsure.
with Cameron
Hidden 1 Mar, 2013 2nd O/S
Hidden 16 Feb, 2013 Lead O/S
abbeywall 21 Oct, 2012 2nd
Paul Symmers 21 Oct, 2012 2nd O/S getting out of the initial chimney felt sketchy! Not sure if we did this or the direct...
getting out of the initial chimney felt sketchy! Not sure if we did this or the direct...
Fiona Reid 21 Oct, 2012 2nd
Hidden 21 Oct, 2012 Lead rpt
ferdia 29 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S cailean's first outdoor climb!
with Cailean Hall-Gardiner, Marcus Horgan
cailean's first outdoor climb!
with Cailean Hall-Gardiner, Marcus Horgan
Davy B 28 Jul, 2012 Lead
Davy B 28 Jul, 2012 Lead
Hidden 17 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S
Badam 17 Jul, 2012 2nd A real struggle, had to grab the pro to stop a fall, too hard considering the lack of climbing I've done this year, shame really cause it would have been a great route
with patesey
A real struggle, had to grab the pro to stop a fall, too hard considering the lack of climbing I've done this year, shame really cause it would have been a great route
with patesey
horsefeathers 12 Jun, 2012 2nd O/S
with Madeleine, Harry
with Madeleine, Harry
Harry Holmes 12 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
with Madeliene Berg, Joanna
with Madeliene Berg, Joanna
Hidden 10 Jun, 2012 2nd O/S
jjax 12 May, 2012 2nd rpt
with ross, nick.
with ross, nick.
Hidden ?May, 2012 Lead O/S
Brendan 23 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
with Mikey and Paul
with Mikey and Paul
Callum Anderson ??, 2012 -
adie84 ??, 2012 -
IanMcC 9 Aug, 2011 Lead
el diablo 9 Aug, 2011 2nd
with IanMcC
with IanMcC
guyscott 13 Jul, 2011 2nd O/S A really fun route with varied climbing styles throughout.
with Klas
A really fun route with varied climbing styles throughout.
with Klas
mhowie 12 Jul, 2011 2nd
with Niall
with Niall
Hidden 28 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
Stuart Macfarlane 28 Jun, 2011 2nd Onsight lead by Jeanie
with Jeanie
Onsight lead by Jeanie
with Jeanie
jacobfinn 16 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S Great route with a couple of tricky moves. Had a mild panic near the top!
with jjax
Great route with a couple of tricky moves. Had a mild panic near the top!
with jjax
jjax 16 Jun, 2011 2nd β getting out of the chimney was a bit difficult as it started raining just before i set off so the holds were a bit slippy. ended up laybacking somehow to do it!!
getting out of the chimney was a bit difficult as it started raining just before i set off so the holds were a bit slippy. ended up laybacking somehow to do it!!
Hidden 14 Jun, 2011 Lead dog
abbeywall 14 Jun, 2011 2nd
sophiecb 2 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
Sean Bell 2 Jun, 2011 2nd
el diablo 25 May, 2011 Lead
with IanMcC
with IanMcC
IanMcC 25 May, 2011 2nd
with Dave Monteith, el diablo
with Dave Monteith, el diablo
Hidden 17 May, 2011 Lead
Fiona Reid 17 May, 2011 2nd
Hidden 14 May, 2011 -
Snap 14 May, 2011 -
with RabC
with RabC
Hidden 3 May, 2011 Lead O/S
crombie 3 May, 2011 2nd
with dwhaley
with dwhaley
David Stevens 12 Apr, 2011 2nd
Plungeman 12 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S Tricky in a number of places
Tricky in a number of places
Hidden 25 Jan, 2011 2nd O/S
Melvinator ??, 2011 -
with weychan
with weychan
Hidden 5 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S
sergio46 24 Aug, 2010 AltLd O/S Tricky chimney move. Lead 2nd pitch.
Tricky chimney move. Lead 2nd pitch.
Hidden 19 Aug, 2010 2nd
Pete23 ?Aug, 2010 Lead
with Neil Robb
with Neil Robb
spunkymonkey 17 Jul, 2010 Lead
codgio 22 Jun, 2010 2nd O/S
Tom Baird 22 Jun, 2010 Lead rpt Finally managed to get out of the chimney after two previous attempts after bridging the gap rather then trying to 'chimney it'. Rest of route was fun, nice flake near the top.
with codgio
Finally managed to get out of the chimney after two previous attempts after bridging the gap rather then trying to 'chimney it'. Rest of route was fun, nice flake near the top.
with codgio
spunkymonkey 17 Jun, 2010 -
oliverk 15 Jun, 2010 Lead Moving right at the top of the chimney seemed very hard, so moved left instead and belayed on terrace.
Moving right at the top of the chimney seemed very hard, so moved left instead and belayed on terrace.
Hidden 26 May, 2010 Lead O/S
stuaart 26 May, 2010 Lead O/S Tom didn't like the crux so lowered off. I led with pre-placed gear to just below the crux (i.e., made little difference). Felt like quite a hard step right; the HVS variation seems very eliminate.
with Jo Clements, thomasaneurinsmith
Tom didn't like the crux so lowered off. I led with pre-placed gear to just below the crux (i.e., made little difference). Felt like quite a hard step right; the HVS variation seems very eliminate.
with Jo Clements, thomasaneurinsmith
treejamie 25 May, 2010 2nd
Hidden 22 May, 2010 Lead
kitlynch 30 Apr, 2010 2nd
Tom Baird 24 Apr, 2010 Lead dnf Still can't get the move out of the overhang. Got feet much higher this time but can't see how the move right goes. A work in progress.
with Derek
Still can't get the move out of the overhang. Got feet much higher this time but can't see how the move right goes. A work in progress.
with Derek
el diablo 16 Apr, 2010 Lead
with Dave M
with Dave M
Tom Baird 4 Apr, 2010 Lead dnf Unfinished business, just not feeling the love.
with codgio
Unfinished business, just not feeling the love.
with codgio
Euan S 21 Mar, 2010 Lead
rcammack 21 Mar, 2010 Lead
LHumble ??, 2010 Lead O/S
with Ian Fenwick
with Ian Fenwick
Hidden 23 Nov, 2009 AltLd
Hidden 9 Nov, 2009 Lead
make ?Sep, 2009 2nd
Hidden 22 Aug, 2009 -
Fiona Reid 18 Aug, 2009 Lead β Nice climb, found the start quite strenuous and inadvertently started up the HVS variation before correcting to go right.
Nice climb, found the start quite strenuous and inadvertently started up the HVS variation before correcting to go right.
Hidden 18 Aug, 2009 2nd
barney_edin 26 May, 2009 Lead O/S
with Sue G, Simon G
with Sue G, Simon G
greenroom ??, 2009 Lead O/S
ShoePolice 8 Oct, 2008 Lead O/S
with Duncan Gemmell and Matt Leggett
with Duncan Gemmell and Matt Leggett
Hidden ?Oct, 2008 -
crombie 21 Sep, 2008 2nd O/S
with Stephie
with Stephie
jonny taylor 29 Aug, 2008 Lead O/S
with Matt
with Matt
Lawrie Brand 11 Aug, 2008 Lead O/S
with PeteH
with PeteH
PeteH 11 Aug, 2008 2nd O/S
kdlauder 27 Jul, 2008 Lead O/S
with Davie boy
with Davie boy
gforce 13 Jul, 2008 Lead Climbed the chimney and then moved right onto the left hand edge of Pain Pillar to the top.
with Jimmy P
Climbed the chimney and then moved right onto the left hand edge of Pain Pillar to the top.
with Jimmy P
Neil Mackenzie 5 Jul, 2008 2nd rpt
beegsyboy 5 Jul, 2008 Lead rpt
Fiona Reid 16 Jun, 2008 Lead Didn't do the final part of Gismo, snuck onto Pain Pillar at the end due to not realising the route went further to the left, oops! Had initially attempted to go straight up the groove, bad idea, no holds, or none I could reach.
Didn't do the final part of Gismo, snuck onto Pain Pillar at the end due to not realising the route went further to the left, oops! Had initially attempted to go straight up the groove, bad idea, no holds, or none I could reach.
Hidden 16 Jun, 2008 2nd
abbeywall 16 Jun, 2008 2nd
Hidden 17 May, 2008 2nd O/S
D.Russell 16 May, 2008 Lead
Hidden 25 Apr, 2008 2nd
arose ?Feb, 2008 Lead
with Matthew Phillips
with Matthew Phillips
colin campbell ??, 2008 -
Chrille ??, 2008 Lead O/S
plain kitten ??, 2008 Lead
graemecook 22 Sep, 2007 2nd
with spade
with spade
Andy Moles 21 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
with can't remember
with can't remember
el diablo ??, 2007 -
Hidden 11 Nov, 2006 2nd
beegsyboy 29 Oct, 2006 2nd O/S Only climbed to terrace
with Eccie + Mark
Only climbed to terrace
with Eccie + Mark
Hidden 16 Sep, 2006 Lead O/S
Sean Bell ?Jul, 2006 Lead O/S
with Paul
with Paul
BRUCESTRAC ??, 2005 -
Hidden ??, 2004 Solo O/S
samwelli 30 Nov, 2003 Lead O/S Well protected.....WET
with Reuben Brown
Well protected.....WET
with Reuben Brown
Hidden ?Sep, 2003 Lead O/S
mav ?Aug, 2003 -
Hidden 11 Jun, 2003 2nd
steev ?Jun, 2003 -
Hawthorn 15 Aug, 2002 2nd O/S
with Jed
with Jed
nuts and bolts 25 Aug, 2001 2nd O/S
IanMcC 11 Apr, 2001 Lead
with JimSh
with JimSh
Old_Nick_S 29 Aug, 2000 Lead
with Irene
with Irene
The Pulsing Motorik of Neu! ??, 2000 Lead O/S
with Rebecca
with Rebecca
IanMcC 23 Jun, 1999 2nd
with JimSh
with JimSh
IanMcC 20 May, 1998 -
Yourlead 3 Jun, 1995 Lead
with Bill McNee
with Bill McNee
Hidden 26 May, 1994 Lead
Hidden 11 Jun, 1989 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 1987 Lead
Neil R 15 May, 1986 Lead
Neil Henderson ??, 1986 -
Neil Henderson ??, 1986 -
Martin Bennett 22 Mar, 1980 -
with JD
with JD
Martin Bennett 29 Sep, 1979 -
with Magi
with Magi
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